Proper Use and Care of a Skeg

It is important to understand how to properly attach and use a removable skeg on an inflatable kayak so that you get the best performance possible. Sometimes if the kayak only has a small skeg it will be permanently attached.  However other models have a large removable skeg that provides for good tracking and speed. There are two […]

Using a Kayak Skeg

Whether your kayak is an inflatable kayak or a hard-shell kayak it will likely have the option for either a rudder or a skeg. A rudder is used for steering but a skeg is simply used to help keep your kayak straight with minimal effort. There are other specifics that are also important to know […]